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Interesting facts about football legend Victor Wanyama - 2 months ago, 9 Nov 13:34

By: Julie Kwach

Growing up, our parents looked up to the likes of Pele, JJ Okocha, Maradona, Kadenge, Kano, and Zidane. As time went on, new stars were born and history made. For Victor Wanyama, being the first Kenyan to play in the English Premier League was a dream come true. As you celebrate his numerous achievements, here are a few facts about the Kenyan footballer.

Victor Wanyama has become a household name in Kenya and internationally. is a professional football player who plays for the English club, Tottenham Hotspurs, and the Kenya national side, Harambee stars. Victor Mugubi attended Kamkunji High School in Nairobi, where his footballing journey kicked off. To date, his career growth has been admirable.

Here are 12 interesting facts about this great footballer from Kenya

Sporting talent most certainly runs in Victor Wanyama family. His father, Noah Wanyama was a footballer and played for AFC leopards ...
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